Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Georgetown, TX
Connie ...feel comfortable communicating openly with me. I’m passionate about helping youth around the world and giving a voice to the voiceless so I have served as a mentor for South African underprivileged teens and have done pro bono work for a nationwide anti-human trafficking non-profit. Fun fact: I love trivia and competed as a contestant on Season 9 of the TV game show “Who Wants to be a Millionaire.” My professional experience also includes e-commerce,...
New York University Stern School of Business - Bachelor of Science, Marketing and International Business
Wei Jiun Let's talk in Mandarin :)... When you learn the language, mistakes are never the concern. Practice will make it better.... 1. Get to know the student and expectations. 2. Determine the student's knowledge. 3. Collaborate with the student on a plan of action.... 1. Provide students with opportunities to self-monitor. 2. Provide written and/or oral feedback on classwork and homework. 3. Encourage students to set their own learning goals.... To help the students to accept that there is more than one answer, enhance learning by planning lectures to increase their understanding. Encourage students to read with more meaning. Finally, help students to become self directed learners.
Tunghai University - Bachelors, International Trade
Hult International Business School - Masters, Business Adminstration
Tom I have a passion for learning and for helping others to learn! Started teaching undergrad courses in 1991...began tutoring in 1999 and received a tutoring award from the University of Pennsylvania. I like to make hard subjects clear and easy to handle!... Usually it's part "get to know you." But then I ask them what is bothering them the most, and we start there. If we have to back up to review things, no problem; I am there to help. I try to remind students I am not their teacher or parent, and I am not judging them at all.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - PhD, Electrical Engineering
Daniel ...talent for teaching; I understand concepts very easily, and explanations come easy as well. The goal that I work towards for my students is to bless them holistically, both through my academic skills and through any relationship that I am able to build with them. I believe in teaching my key patterns of thinking; teach them how to fish instead of giving them a fish, as it is said. I am best at Math and...
The University of Texas at Austin - BS, Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Asutin - MS, Material Science
Lillian ...graduate of the University of Texas at Austin where I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Plan II Honors along with a minor in Biology. During my years as an undergrad, I served as a peer adviser to help incoming freshmen prepare for college-level classes; an editor for both my university’s literary journal and research journal; and a Mandarin Chinese teacher for beginning learners. After graduation, I began tutoring ESL students from China...
The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelors, Psychology and Plan II Honors
Lyndsey ...B.A. in Economics and Psychology. Through the classes I took, I became interested in learning and motivation. I believe that education is extremely important, but learning should also be fun! My approach to tutoring involves a lot of communication and listening – I try to figure out what the student understands and what the student needs help with. I hope to be able to inspire my students and help their academics improve so that they...
The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelors, Psychology, Economics
Paige ...upcoming, first-year law student. Originally from San Francisco, CA, I graduated with a UCLA Political Science major and a Chinese minor. I am currently on the NCAA D1 rowing team for the Bruins. I like baking, reading, and lifting weights, and I am an avid foodie who loves discovering new places! As a Peer Learning Facilitator at the UCLA Athletics Peer Learning Lab, I developed customized strategies to help student-athletes reach their highest academic performance....
University of California, Los Angeles - Current Undergrad, Political Science
China ...student at UT Austin's LBJ School of Public Affairs, currently pursuing my master's degree in global policy studies. I have a BA in political science from Southwestern University. After graduation, I studied Mandarin Chinese for a year in Taiwan and then went backpacking through China. I can help you learn basic Mandarin Chinese (1 and 2), walk you through your political science studies, or bang out a killer essay. My two biggest priorities as a...
Southwestern University - Bachelors, Political Science
University of Texas at Austin - Current Grad Student, Global Policy Studies
Peter ...and in each area I have won several awards. I am a clear, logical, and engaging speaker who can explain complex concepts in easily understandable terms, and relate them back to our daily lives. Beyond academics, I'm also involved in many activities such as piano performance, stocks pitching, and volunteering. I was in Varsity Basketball, Tennis, and Cross-Country team, and am an active skier always looking for exciting runs and challenging terrain parks!
Washington University in St Louis - BA, Mathematics, Finance, Computer Science
Hannah ...Latin). I genuinely love learning - learning for myself and helping others learn - and I am particularly passionate about subjects pertaining to reading, writing and Chinese. My teaching philosophy centers on building a solid foundation of comprehension because knowledge, just like good habits, is cumulative. Prior to joining Varsity Tutors, I tutored elementary students in math and reading for a nonprofit after-school program in Cypress, CA. Outside of tutoring, I work in the legal...